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The roster of notable Chicago chefs runs deep—here are 16 more and a don’t-miss signature creation of each
Chicago has arrived as one of the premier dining cities on the planet, and we feature the men and women who have put it there.
Mancow wasn’t the only local radio icon knocked off the dial this year. Here’s a scorecard to keep up with who’s out—and who’s on.
Under wunderkind chef Grant Achatz, Alinea has become perhaps the most talked about restaurant in the country. We sent a reporter to work in the kitchen for a week to find out how his culinary high-wire act all comes together.
Sara Lee Corporation was once a star of the local business scene but has struggled in recent years. Can CEO Brenda Barnes restore the luster?
Propping an Icon PLUS: The Arts on War
If nooses and chains don’t give you the warm fuzzies, maybe you haven’t been to Exit, where the pierced and tattooed bar staff are surprisingly friendly.
When magician and collector Jay Marshall died, he left behind a lair crammed full of his finds, from priceless Houdini posters to penny-a-pound junk.